Monthly Archives: May 2010

John Adams… the miniseries

JOHN ADAMS, the HBO miniseries. Continue reading

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Refreshing rain showers…

It is 8:40 on the last evening of May, and the long,¬†extraordinarily¬†fun-filled weekend has come to a close. From last Friday evening until an hour ago, Jose and I have been non-stop, and how wonderful it has been! Though I … Continue reading

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Memorial Day, 2010 Style…

And the weekend continues… After leaving Wright State University’s production HELLO, DOLLY (see previous post), I chatted with Mother en route home. By 6:00pm, Jose and I were to two of our scheduled grad parties for Megan Weyrauch and Ryan … Continue reading

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HELLO DOLLY!

46 years ago, Ball State’s Emen’s Auditorium opened… 46 years ago, the Ball State Singers were born… 46 years ago (this September), I was born… 46 years ago (this September), BEWITCHED premiered on television… and… 46 years ago, HELLO DOLLY … Continue reading

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John Adams

The day seemed to drag… I felt drained, and exhausted for no apparent reason. I accomplished little until it was time to teach – and that perked me up, greatly. Jackson Lockhart came to pick up Sophie from her lesson, … Continue reading

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Bad Romance

Monday night one of my adult students introduced me to my first Lady Gaga song, “Bad Romance.” When I was finished teaching, I sat at my computer and looked up the video on YouTube. Wow! What a great song! I … Continue reading

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Cougars, Coyotes & Cutters… Oh my…

I finished teaching this evening and asked Jose if he would like to go to Hothead Burrito for supper – of course, this met with a resounding, “yes!” On the way, Jose commented that he needed to get his hair … Continue reading

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